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Retethered Spinal Cord

Posted In: Spinal conditions 8 Replies
  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • February 15, 2007
  • 00:44 AM

I had surgery to untether my tethered spinal cord in 2004. Now I am having problems with my left leg. I experience sharp pain in the hip joint where my leg connects to my body. This leg is generally weaker than the other and often times I tend to drag that leg. I also have an area the size of my fist on my lower back below my surgery site that is completely numb. I am wondering if my spinal cord could have retethered.

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